Mail - Verify User And Password Not Accepting

Last night for no reason that i can see - my windows mail account started asking me to verify my user and password details in a panel titled - windows security - when i verify this information emails are still not sent through. I have a call in to check if any changes have been made to the email server.

I can send emails and people sending emails to me are not getting boucebacks. I did get a security message in the last couple of days. Can anyone help?Here's the error report: account: 'mail. Au', server: 'mail. Au', protocol: pop3, port: 110, secure(ssl): no, error number: 0x800ccc17

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